With a down economy, most of us have heard accounts of a job seeker sending out 100, 200, perhaps 300 résumés without getting even one response. These anecdotes are often received by sympathetic ears who commiserate and then share their personal stories of a failed job search. To anyone who has sent out large quantities of résumés without any response or interviews, I offer this advice:
“What do you do?” The small talk question we all hate so much. We may hate it, but the way we answer can lead to new opportunities. Even if you don’t have a job right now, I bet you know how to present yourself in a few words. Well, at least in your mother tongue.
“Action is the foundational key to all success.” Those were the famous words of Pablo Picasso, the great Spanish painter and sculptor. Successful businesses never go wrong with their strategies, but fail to take the most appropriate action during execution. More often you hear business leaders say, “Strategy is results.” Consequently, the strategy has no
Enhancing your prowess in a particular area requires a certain set of skills and knowledge. However, some individuals have special talents that earn them jobs instantly. Talk of celebrities who are busy doing commercials. The world we currently live in is very competitive and to stand out, individuals ought to have these hot skills and